Long-term Priorities LONG-TERM PRIORITY 1: High-quality, accessible and all-round education
LONG-TERM PRIORITY 4: Sustainable economy
By 2030, high-quality all-round education will be available for the whole population of the region of any age. Educational content will be adapted to regional specialisation, the number of population with higher education will be increased. Educational process will be based on innovative teaching methods, promoting acquisition of necessary work skills, creativity and entrepreneurial abilities. Residents will be motivated to become not only employees but also employers.
By 2030, the region’s economic sustainability will be increased. The number of companies that develop new services, technologies and products through efficient and sustainable use of local resources will be multiplied. More companies will be implementing sustainable, environmentally friendly and socially responsible businesses.
LONG-TERM PRIORITY 5: Accessible region
LONG-TERM PRIORITY 2: Social security and health care
By 2030, the accessibility of services and population centres will be improved owing to investments in the region’s roads, smart transport systems and other innovative service solutions that will effectively complement the public transport system. Throughout the territory, it will be possible to use high-quality communications that will allow residents to work at home, as well as to provide and receive remote services. The daily rate of velomobility will increase in the neighbourhood of Vidzeme’s largest towns and centres.
By 2030, every citizen of the region will have high-quality health and social services oriented on early diagnostics and timely aid. The region will have an efficient and regular health prevention system available for everyone. Transport and mobile solutions will facilitate the provision of social services closer to the place of residence. The society will adhere to a healthy lifestyle. Social integration and care issues will be resolved through coordination.
LONG-TERM PRIORITY 6: Attractiveness of places
LONG-TERM PRIORITY 3: Sustainable business and innovation environment
By 2030, in Latvia and abroad, Vidzeme Region will be associated with an attractive living environment and availability of quality services, high-quality business environment and leisure opportunities. The cultural and natural capital potential will be thoughtfully used, meanwhile initiatives aimed at the preservation and development of Vidzeme’s cultural and natural capital and community-building activities will be successfully implemented. Particular attention will be paid to the development of a sense of belonging, loyalty and patriotism in the society.
By 2030, various support means will be available to entrepreneurs that will allow to develop and improve products and services and to introduce them to the market. The proportion of products and services of regional origin will be competitive in the domestic market and foreign markets. Cooperation between businesses, educational and scientific institutions and the public sector will improve, which will be evidenced by an increase in the proportion of innovative products and services in specialisation areas of the region. V I D Z E M E
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Strategy is long-term planning document for the Vidzeme Planning Region.